The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 99 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 3 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.66% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.69% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,750 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -2.39%
Microsoft Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1407 1154 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.91% 94.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 926 720 833
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,550 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Tableau
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau